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Kristina Kunz

Associate
Office

San Antonio

2301 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78215
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Fax: 210.258.2751
Education
J.D., cum laude, St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, 2014, Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity; 1L Moot Court Experience; Student Bar Association; Deans List
B.S., The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, 2009, University of Texas Honors; Kappa Omicron Nu, National Human Ecology Honor Society
State Bar Licenses
Texas

Kristina Kunz

Associate

Kristina Kunz is a member of the firm's Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Practice Group. She has worked with many clients in formalizing their estate planning documents based on their specific needs and has assisted their fiduciaries and beneficiaries in the implementation of the planning.

Kristina also advises clients and helps them through the estate administration process and various estate administration needs such as handling the probate process for both dependent and independent administrations, heirship administration, and preparation of Federal Estate Tax Returns.

EXPERIENCE

  • Counseled clients on all aspects of estate and trust administration including the preparation of Federal Estate Tax Returns, inventories and accountings, and provided advice on funding of trusts and bequests following an estate administration.
  • Advised fiduciaries, individual and corporate, in their capacity as trustees.
  • Advised clients on estate planning strategies to minimize estate taxes.
  • Drafted tax-planning Wills, simple Wills, and Trusts.
  • Coordination and treatment of probate and non-probate assets (including life insurance and retirement benefits).
  • Preparation of Federal Estate and Gift Tax Returns.
Awards/Achievements
Recipient of Strasburger's Phil Kelton Business Associate of the Year Award (2017)
Named among the Rising Stars by San Antonio Scene magazine (2017)
Memberships
State Bar of Texas, Member
San Antonio Bar Association, Member
San Antonio Young Lawyers Association, Member
San Antonio Estate Planners Council, Member
Practice Areas
Estate Planning & Probate
Areas of Emphasis
Tax